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Ryan Lawler / TechCrunch:
DoorDash Raises $17.3 Million From Sequoia To Expand Its On-Demand Delivery Service   —  DoorDash is one of many on-demand food-delivery startups to crop up over the past few years, but the company has big ambitions to move beyond food.  Thanks to new investor Sequoia Capital, it has a sizable war chest to go after the competition.
May 23, 2014, 1:00 AMIn context
Ryan Lawler / TechCrunch:
SmartThings Updates Mobile App And Developer Tools In Its Bid To Power The ‘Internet Of Things’   —  There's a growing number of “smart” connected devices available around the home these days — including everything from smart light bulbs to smart locks to smart refrigerators and washing machines.
May 21, 2014, 10:30 PMIn context
Ryan Lawler / TechCrunch:
With $38M In Funding, Mimosa Networks Comes Out Of Stealth To Make Wireless Broadband Affordable   —  There's a growing digital divide between consumers who live in highly dense areas where it's relatively cheap and easy to deploy fiber, versus more rural areas that lack the underlying infrastructure to support higher speeds.
May 21, 2014, 2:05 PMIn context
Ryan Lawler / TechCrunch:
Whisper Confirms $36M In New Funding, Adds Related Posts, Categories, And Explore Feature To App   —  Anonymous social-sharing startup Whisper has confirmed a new round of funding and is launching an updated version of its app that will make it easier for users to connect with others sharing similar thoughts and emotions.
May 19, 2014, 11:30 AMIn context
Ryan Lawler / TechCrunch:
Airbnb Experiments With ‘Experiences,’ Offering Everything From Bike Tours To Home-Cooked Meals   —  Traditionally, we've come to know Airbnb as a place where guests find accommodations in unique spaces, and as a platform for hosts to make extra money by opening their homes up to strangers.
May 16, 2014, 1:00 PMIn context
Ryan Lawler / TechCrunch:
Walmart's Vudu Now Allows UltraViolet Users To Share Their Movies With Up To Five Friends   —  Walmart's Vudu announced that it will introduce a Share My Movie feature that will allow its customers to share their UltraViolet collections with up to five friends or family.
May 14, 2014, 9:25 PMIn context
Ryan Lawler / TechCrunch:
Judge Strikes Down NY Attorney General's Subpoena In Airbnb Case For Being Overly Broad   —  Airbnb received some good news in New York today, as the State Supreme Court quashed a subpoena issued by the attorney general there.  The decision puts an end to the first part of a legal battle …
May 13, 2014, 5:10 PMIn context
TechCrunch:
Pinterest Hits 30 Billion Total Pins, Up 50% In 6 Months   —  Tonight at an event in the company's San Francisco headquarters, Pinterest CEO Ben Silbermann announced that users had contributed more than 30 billion Pins since the service was founded, a number that has grown by nearly 50 percent in the past six months alone.
Apr 24, 2014, 10:30 PMIn context
Ryan Lawler / TechCrunch:
Lyft Launches In 24 New Markets, Cuts Fares By Another 10%   —  On-demand ride-sharing startup Lyft is expanding aggressively in the U.S., announcing the launch of service in 24 new markets today.  Along with the expansion, Lyft company will be offering free rides to new users in all launch markets …
Apr 24, 2014, 12:30 PMIn context
Ryan Lawler / TechCrunch:
New CrunchBase has card-based redesign, social logins for faster edits without approvals   —  Meet The New CrunchBase  —  Since it was first launched in 2007, CrunchBase has been an invaluable source of information about major companies, startups, investors and executives in the tech ecosystem.
Apr 23, 2014, 9:50 AMIn context

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